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Editorial: Stop commemorating the Confederacy

In the wake of the hate-fueled white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Va., our local State Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda)...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by sanity, on Aug 30, 2017 at 10:14 am | 19 comments | 2002 Views

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City announces tentative plan for financing road improvements near proposed Costco

Pleasanton city staff and Costco officials have agreed to terms on a tentative proposal for how to fund roadway improvements...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Aug 29, 2017 at 5:40 pm | 102 comments | 5671 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council set to discuss Johnson Drive EDZ roadwork financing plan

The Pleasanton City Council is set to talk Tuesday evening about a tentative agreement reached by city staff and Costco officials...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Dale M., on Aug 29, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 15 comments | 1506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Amador Cheer Clinic Sat Sept 23

Amador Cheer Team is holding their annual cheer clinic on Sat Sept 23 at Amador High School from 9am till 1pm. Participants...

Original post made by Sherri Jacob on Aug. 29, 2017
There are no comments yet. 210 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President signs Swalwell's bipartisan bill to speed up DNA testing

President Donald Trump has signed bipartisan legislation co-sponsored by Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell that's aimed...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Aug 29, 2017 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 1694 Views

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Public meeting set Tuesday on BART to Livermore

BART officials are holding a public meeting in Dublin on Tuesday to receive feedback on the draft environmental impact report...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 28, 2017 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1482 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board speaks out against discrimination in wake of Charlottesville violence

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night reemphasized PUSD’s commitment to nondiscrimination in light of deadly violence...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Aug 28, 2017 at 5:35 pm | 17 comments | 2316 Views

SPORTS

Local QB standout Houston in camp with Pittsburgh Steelers

As the prep football season kicks off Friday night, it's another season of local football players beginning their dream of...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by CraigM, on Aug 28, 2017 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 284 Views

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Traffic, housing major issues for Tri-Valley mayors

Traffic, transportation and housing dominated the discussion by the five area mayors at last week's 2017 Tri-Valley Mayors'...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2017
Last comment by Patriot, on Aug 28, 2017 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 1350 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Local QB standout Bart Houston in camp with Pittsburgh Steelers

As the prep football season kicks off Friday night, it's another season of local football players beginning their dream of...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by dp, on Aug 25, 2017 at 11:59 am | 3 comments | 3017 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD updates enrollment figures, cites error

Pleasanton Unified School District officials have released revised enrollment figures for this school year, saying a previous...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Aug 25, 2017 at 9:59 am | 4 comments | 2469 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest pair accused of car break-ins on Alvord Way

Pleasanton police arrested a man and woman from the East Bay on suspicion of breaking into cars and possessing stolen property...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 24, 2017 at 5:40 pm | 11 comments | 1636 Views

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Mayor: The rage of intolerance is not welcome here

A legacy is defined in moments over time. And what guides me (and most of us), whether in public service or our private lives,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2017
Last comment by Ben J., on Aug 23, 2017 at 1:36 pm | 28 comments | 4262 Views

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Confederate Flags Available At Dom's Outdoors in Livermore

They're a private business, so they can sell whatever they want. But, for years this retail store has quietly been selling...

Original post made by No Longer Quiet on Aug. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 208 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to talk nondiscrimination 'in light of recent events in our nation'

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night is set to discuss PUSD's commitment to nondiscrimination "in light of recent events...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Think: Who would be against this?, on Aug 23, 2017 at 11:28 am | 5 comments | 1230 Views

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Lady laughs: Comediennes performing in Tri-Valley arts center fundraiser

Life is a funny thing, comedienne Margaret Zhao observes. Things that are uncomfortable, embarrassing or even disastrous...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Laura Navarro(event Publicist), on Aug 22, 2017 at 4:38 pm | 2 comments | 1597 Views

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Solar eclipse 2017: Pleasanton watches in amazement

Across the Tri-Valley, thousands of residents donned special glasses and used other makeshift viewing devices to see the...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Stella, on Aug 22, 2017 at 3:19 pm | 1 comment | 1650 Views

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Fire damages historic tasting room in Sunol

A fire Friday evening caused significant damage to the historic tasting room of a Sunol winery, according to Alameda County...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 22, 2017 at 6:26 am | 1 comment | 1448 Views

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Total solar eclipse happening Monday

Millions of people will have their eyes on the sky Monday as a total solar eclipse takes place. In the Tri-Valley, residents...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Aug 21, 2017 at 11:37 pm | 9 comments | 4136 Views

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Niles Canyon Road: Can it be safer?

How many more people have to die in order to make critical safety changes to Niles Canyon Road? That's a question that Dr....

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Aug 21, 2017 at 8:34 pm | 3 comments | 1075 Views
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The valley needs strong leadership on BART board
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